This week on TV: Garry Shandling finds his zen and Roseanne reboots
It’s a big week of ABC as they’re rolling out three new sitcoms this week. Well, technically, two new sitcoms… MORE This week on TV: Garry Shandling finds his zen and Roseanne reboots appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Opera isn’t elitist. If I can learn to love it so can anybody | Chris Addison
Only a handful of people can sing in this visceral, thrilling way – but the feelings they evoke are universalThe best thing I’ve ever seen, in all my long and misspent years hanging around comedy gigs, wasn’t standup. It was opera. Back in the late 90s, I was standing at the bar in... [Read More]
Opera isn’t elitist. If I can learn to love it so can anybody | Chris Addison
Only a handful of people can sing in this visceral, thrilling way – but the feelings they evoke are universalThe best thing I’ve ever seen, in all my long and misspent years hanging around comedy gigs, wasn’t standup. It was opera. Back in the late 90s, I was standing at the bar in... [Read More]
Here’s the trailer for season 2 of Netflix’ half-hour series, “The Standups”
Netflix is returning for a new season of its half-hour comedy series, The Standups a series that is exactly as… MORE Here’s the trailer for season 2 of Netflix’ half-hour series, “The Standups” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Here’s the trailer for season 2 of Netflix’ half-hour series, “The Standups”
Netflix is returning for a new season of its half-hour comedy series, The Standups a series that is exactly as… MORE Here’s the trailer for season 2 of Netflix’ half-hour series, “The Standups” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“The President Show” will return to Comedy Central in the form of two specials
Anthony Atamanuik is returning to the Comedy Central airwaves as President Trump, but this time around it’s in the form… MORE “The President Show” will return to Comedy Central in the form of two specials appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“The President Show” will return to Comedy Central in the form of two specials
Anthony Atamanuik is returning to the Comedy Central airwaves as President Trump, but this time around it’s in the form… MORE “The President Show” will return to Comedy Central in the form of two specials appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Jim Bowen obituary
Comedian and host of the long-running TV gameshow BullseyeJim Bowen, who has died aged 80, claimed he was the fifth choice to host the long-running TV gameshow Bullseye, but the friendly northern comedian proved to be the perfect fit for the role. After a slow start in 1981, shuttling around the sch... [Read More]
Tickling sticks laid in tribute at Ken Dodd's Liverpool home
Fans remember comedy legend who ‘broke the mould’ at house where he was born and died A pile of flowers and feather dusters – or “tickling sticks” – has begun to grow outside the 18th-century house in Knotty Ash, Liverpool, where the comedian Ken Dodd was born and... [Read More]
Sir Ken Dodd obituary
Comedian with an endless desire to make people laugh known for his tickling sticks, Diddymen and marathon stage performancesThe last great “front-cloth” comic of our times, and the last standing true vaudevillian, Ken Dodd, who has died aged 90, was even more than that – a force of... [Read More]